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GIRLS WRESTLING: Logan's Zagal, Gibson advance to State Finals

Jan. 5—MISHAWAKA — Logansport senior Marcy Zagal and sophomore Olivia Gibson are headed to the Indiana High School Girls Wrestling State Finals.

Zagal placed third in the 130-pound weight class and Gibson placed fourth at 115 to advance at the Penn Semistate on Friday.

Zagal defeated Valparaiso's Natale England and Andrean's Krystina Gil both by fall to advance. Zagal lost to eventual champion Lilly Culbreth by fall in a semifinal. Zagal defeated Lafayette Jeff's Michelle Perez-Ahuatl by 7-6 decision in the third-place match.

Gibson defeated Lake Station's Brooklynne Walker by 10-2 major decision and LaPorte's Anastasia O'Shea by fall to advance. Gibson lost to McCutcheon's Aaliyah McLean and Portage's Kaylee Bunton both by fall to place fourth.

Caston sophomore Livian Wilburn (115) was defeated by fall by Fort Wayne Carroll's Cheyanne Welch in her first-round match at the Rochester Semistate.

The IHSGW State Finals will be held at 11 a.m. next Friday at Memorial Gym in Kokomo.